AMS Brings AIRO Lifts to U.S.


ROCK HILL, S.C. – Applied Machinery Sales (AMS) announced it is growing its material handling product lineup with the introduction of AIRO MEWPs to the U.S. market.

AMS will distribute a wide range of AIRO’s aerial platform models across five categories for indoor and outdoor use: scissor, vertical mast, spider, telescopic, and articulating lifts. Most models are available in either diesel or electric power. Rough terrain versions are available across model lines as well.

Headquartered in Italy, AIRO builds its platforms to meet or exceed global CE Certifications and ANSI standards, and its manufacturing adheres to ISO 9001 standards. AIRO is also a member of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF).

The scissor lifts offer an expansive selection with compact, narrow, standard, and heavy-duty models. Lift heights range from 22’11” up to 62’4”.

AIRO’s articulating MEWPs have 18 models to choose from with heights ranging from 39’ 4” to 75’5”.

Rotating stock pickers are compact with heights ranging from 19’8” up to 32’9”.

The diesel-powered spider lift can reach heights from 42’7” up to 55’9”, and the straight telescopic boom provides heights from 104’11” up to 111’ 6”.

Depending on model type, AIRO’s standard features include: oscillating axles for safe operation on uneven ground; control panel with joystick on platform; ground control panel with diagnostic display; easily accessible motor compartment on diesel units; and four-wheel drive.

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